Samoa: Freedom from corruption
(measure: points; Source: The Heritage Foundation)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Samoa: Freedom from corruption index (0-100): For that indicator, The Heritage Foundation provides data for Samoa from 1996 to 2018. The average value for Samoa during that period was 52 points with a minumum of 37 points in 2017 and a maximum of 70 points in 1996. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The Freedom from Corruption index for Samoa from the Heritage Foundation uses mostly the data from Transparency International, an NGO that tracks corruption perceptions around the world.
Definition: The score for the Freedom of corruption index is derived primarily from Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index. For countries that are not covered in the CPI the freedom from corruption score is determined by using information from internationally recognized and reliable sources. Higher index values denote lower level of corruption.